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Feb
14
2014

Hip-hop pioneers De La Soul not only have a new album out, but, starting at 11AM EST today, their entire back catalog is free at their website. Move quick, though, cos the deal's only good for the following 25 hours.

Feb
13
2014

La Dispute in splitsville

Posted at 12:03PM

La Dispute have debuted a second song "For Mayor in Splitsville" from their upcoming full-length Rooms of the House, due out March 18.

Feb
12
2014

The apocalypse is nigh!

Posted at 09:01AM

Because this, somehow, someway, exists... kill us all now. 

Feb
11
2014

LIFE in the Gutter

Posted at 06:16PM

GutterLIFE have debuted "Like Cattle" from their upcoming full-length Violent Dischord, due out March 18 on We Are Triumphant Records. Check 'em below. They're like early Polar Bear Club if they raged over social politics instead of warm memories with friends and girls.

Feb
11
2014

Tool expand U.S tour

Posted at 11:11AM

Tool have added more dates to their previously announced U.S. tour.

Dates:

3/4 Spokane, WA @ Spokane Arena
3/6 Portland, OR @ MODA Center
3/7 Eugene, OR @ Matthew Knight Arena
3/9 Reno, NV @ Reno Event Center
3/11 San Francisco, CA @ Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
3/12 San Francisco, CA @ Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
3/14 Fresno, CA @ Selland Arena
3/15 Las Vegas, NV @ Planet Hollywood
3/16 San Diego, CA @ Valley View Arena
3/24 Austin, TX @ Cedar Park Center
3/25 Houston, TX @ Toyota Center
3/27 Phoenix, AZ @ US Airways Center

Taken directly from Tera Melos' Facebook.

"Um........ we're touring with one of our favorite bands...

The Dillinger Escape Plan!

Dates:

4.27 scottsdale, az @ pub rock live
4.28 albuquerque, nm @ launchpad
4.29 denver, co @marquis theater
5.1 dallas, tx @ trees
5.2 houston, tx @ fitzgerlad’s
5.3 austin, tx @ mohawk
5.5 little rock, ar @ juanita’s cafe and bar
5.6 new orleans, la @ one eyed jacks
5.7 atlanta, ga @ the masquerade
5.10 hartford, ct @ webster theater

Tera Melos wouldn't exist without Dillinger. So stoked. So fuckin stoked. What the fuck!!!"

Feb
10
2014

...because these guys just perfected the robot.

Feb
10
2014

Silver Snakes debut new song

Posted at 02:31PM

Silver Snakes have released "Four Crows" from their upcoming full length Year of the Snake, which drops March 4.

Listen to "Nothing Stands in Our Way" by Lacuna Coil. It's from their upcoming album Broken Crown Halo.

Trophy Scars Holy Vacants CD, deluxe double gatefold 180 gm vinyl, and digital download is now available for pre-order via-Monotremerecord

Feb
06
2014

Holy City Zoo debut new single

Posted at 08:30PM

New Jersuits Holy City Zoo have released six-minute post-punk epic "Grandview Terrace" on their Bandcamp. The physical version is hand-packed and includes their 2011 EP (which rules), aptly titled (EP).

Feb
06
2014

Skinny Puppy, after finding out that their music has been used by the US for interrogation purposes, has sent them an invoice for... wait for it... $666,000

Feb
06
2014

Hungarian everything-core outfit Subscribe have debuted "Gazing" from their upcoming album This Moment Will Soon Be Gone.

...is the name of the The Weaks' new EP! You can stream it over at Brooklyn Vegan.

Feb
05
2014

311 are still around? Huh.

Posted at 09:11AM

Check out "Five of Everything" from 311's upcoming album Stereolithic.

Noisey says yes. Check out some Philly punk acts at the link. I only know of Modern Baseball myself, so I'm in for some schooling.

Feb
04
2014

You can download another new single from Those Mockingbirds over at Soundcloud. "A Ballad from Hell" is taken from their as-of-yet-untitled new album.

Feb
01
2014

This is a Trent Reznor song

Posted at 09:42PM

Sometimes it's very long. It can go on and on. But it's very awesome.

Zach Garren of Strawberry Girls took advantage of Death Grips' release of the stems of their last two albums and mashed them up with Macklemore. While it was originally a joke, the results aren't half bad.

Jan
30
2014

Fans of I, The Mighty and HRVRD may enjoy The Orphan, The Poet, who have just released their new single, "Starlight".

Jan
29
2014

...Of Sinking Ships set sail

Posted at 04:38PM

Post-rock outfit ...Of Sinking Ships (ex-Hopesfall and HRVRD) have released the lead single "I Set Sail on the Winds of Renewal" from their Broken Circles debut The Amaranthine Sea. Listen below.

Jan
29
2014

Chimaira bring the violence

Posted at 11:41AM

Check out Chimaira's video for "Wrapped in Violence" below. They're also on tour, with dates underneath the video.

01/30/14 Worcester, MA The Palladium (Upstairs)
01/31/14 Wilmington, DE Mojo 13
02/01/14 Poughkeepsie, NY The Chance (16+)
02/04/14 Amityville, NY Revolution (16+)
02/05/14 Pittsburgh, PA Altar Bar
02/06/14 Reading, PA Reverb
02/07/14 Jacksonville, NC Hooligan's 
02/08/14 Fayetteville, NC The Drunk Horse Pub
02/09/14 Charlotte, NC The Casbah @ Tremont Music Hall
02/11/14 Knoxville, TN NV Nightclub (18+)
02/12/14 Atlanta, GA The Masquerade
02/14/14 St. Petersburg, FL The State Theatre
02/15/14 Pensacola, FL Vinyl Music Hall
02/17/14 Broussard, LA The Station (18+)
02/18/14 Shreveport, LA Riverside Warehouse (21+)
02/21/14 Kokomo, IN Center Stage
02/22/14 Louisville, KY Diamond Pub & Billiards (18+)
02/23/14 Newport, KY Thompson House (18+)

Jan
28
2014

Supine/Spellbound by So Much Light, solo project of The Speed of Sound in Seawater's vocalist Damien Verrett, is now free over at his Bandcamp.

Jan
27
2014

New Chiodos material

Posted at 06:24PM

Chiodos will be releasing DEVIL on April 1. The full-length is the first album with fully-reformed original lineup plus Thomas Erak of The Fall of Troy and Just Like Vinyl. You can check a new song, "Ole Fishlips is Dead Now" over at Alternative Press. Bonus album art and tracklist.

There's lots of great emo being released in January and February this year, most from Topshelf Records. Prawn are dropping a split with Joie De Vivre, and you can listen to their new song "Why You Always Leave a Note" below. Dreary, dreamy, post-rock drenched emo. Get sad.